Definition of gautama:
Synonyms for gautama:
Gautama Buddha, Siddhartha, the Buddha, Gautama Siddhartha, buddha.
- "Lafcadio Hearn", Nina H. Kennard.
Are we allowing imagination to take the reins at the expense of judgment, when we indulge the hope, that as in former days Buddhist preachers went forth from Benares to the millions of Eastern Asia with the lessons of Gautama, the Brahmans of Benares, accepting Jesus as their Saviour, will go forth with His Gospel to diffuse it far and wide among the nations of India, and then, with their converts, make their way to the remotest East?- "Life and Work in Benares and Kumaon, 1839-1877", James Kennedy.
According to some modern writers, supported by abundant sculptures in temples, caves, and rocks, Vishnu, the second person of the Hindoo trinity, has been incarnated eight or nine times, Buddha being the first, Chrishna the eighth, and Gautama, also called Sakya- Muni, the ninth.- "The Eliminator; or, Skeleton Keys to Sacerdotal Secrets", Richard B. Westbrook.